The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Nottinghamshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 13 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 29 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 8.43% 3.55% 2.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.95% 11.67% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 2
Average daily rate
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£110 £295 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.71% +26.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £257 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £451 £239
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £273 £275
% change year-on-year
-26.60% -0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £11.68 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.58% -44.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Operating Systems Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
88 120 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 25.58% 30.46% 16.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 52 13
Average daily rate £275 £300 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +22.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 8
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.58 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
Windows 7
East Midlands

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows 7 across the Nottinghamshire region.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Nottinghamshire region.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +13 23 £110 -62.71% 2
Windows 7
East Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7.

1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (54.00%) Active Directory
3 25 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
5 16 (32.00%) MS Office
6 11 (22.00%) VMware
6 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (20.00%) ITIL
8 9 (18.00%) HP
8 9 (18.00%) Cisco
8 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (16.00%) MS Exchange
10 6 (12.00%) Dell
10 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (10.00%) Lync
11 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
11 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (10.00%) SAN
11 5 (10.00%) Blackberry
11 5 (10.00%) Migration
11 5 (10.00%) Firewall
12 4 (8.00%) EDRMS
12 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
12 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
12 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (6.00%) Retail
13 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
13 3 (6.00%) MCITP
13 3 (6.00%) SCCM

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (10.00%) Lync
3 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (32.00%) MS Office
2 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) CATIA
3 1 (2.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (10.00%) SAN
1 5 (10.00%) Firewall
2 3 (6.00%) Wireless
2 3 (6.00%) WAN
3 2 (4.00%) LAN
4 1 (2.00%) VoIP
4 1 (2.00%) Broadband
4 1 (2.00%) ISDN
4 1 (2.00%) DHCP
4 1 (2.00%) VPN
4 1 (2.00%) DNS
4 1 (2.00%) VLAN
4 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) EDRMS
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (6.00%) Retail
2 2 (4.00%) Back Office
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Support Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (20.00%) Analyst
4 9 (18.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) IT Support
5 6 (12.00%) Rollout Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Service Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Desktop Support
7 4 (8.00%) Deployment Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Technical Support Officer
8 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (6.00%) Technical Support
9 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Migration Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Deployment Team Leader
9 2 (4.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) XML
1 1 (2.00%) EDI
1 1 (2.00%) X-Windows
1 1 (2.00%) EDIFACT
1 1 (2.00%) WinForms
1 1 (2.00%) WPF
1 1 (2.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.00%) Online Games
2 1 (2.00%) TRADACOMS
2 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.00%) Windows 2000
5 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.00%) UNIX
6 1 (2.00%) Linux
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (2.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (2.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (2.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (2.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) C#
2 1 (2.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.00%) MCITP
3 2 (4.00%) MCP
3 2 (4.00%) MCSE
3 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (54.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (6.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.00%) VMware
3 9 (18.00%) Cisco
3 9 (18.00%) HP
4 6 (12.00%) Dell
5 3 (6.00%) Citrix
6 2 (4.00%) Symantec
6 2 (4.00%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.00%) SAP